Dick Purtan shaves his famous moustache

Detroit radio legend shaves for charity

DETROIT - His moustache may be just as famous as his golden voice.

On Thursday Detroit radio legend Dick Purtan shaved the moustache he's had since 1970.

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It was part of a challenge which began during the Salvation Army's Bed & Bread Club radiothon.

Purtan promised to shave his 'stache if listeners raised $100,000.

The Bed & Bread Program serves nearly 5,000 meals to the hungry each day.

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